Russian ventilators sent to US held after St Petersburg hospital fires

Russian ventilators sent to US held after St Petersburg hospital fires

A view of St George’s Municipal Hospital after a fire, five patients dead on ventilator support in the intensive care unit. The hospital was one of the first in St Petersburg to be repurposed as a medical centre to treat infectious diseases like pneumonia, including that caused by the novel coronavirus. Peter Kovalev The U.S. […]
GM to build 30,000 ventilators for US for $489.4 million

GM to build 30,000 ventilators for US for $489.4 million

General Motors employees report to their first day of work Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at a GM manufacturing facility in Kokomo, Indiana, where GM and Ventec Life Systems are partnering to produce Ventec VOCSN critical care ventilators in response to the COVID-19...
GM to produce 30,000 ventilators, US cases top 400,000

GM to produce 30,000 ventilators, US cases top 400,000

This is CNBC’s live blog covering all the latest news on the coronavirus outbreak. All times below are in Eastern time. This blog will be updated throughout the day as the news breaks.  Global cases: More than 1,446,500 Global deaths: At least 82,992 US cases:...